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Posted By aster

Scoot COVID-19 cancellation refunds

Looks like there are two options:
1) vouchers worth 120% of the ticket price
2) ticket refund

Vouchers are supposedly valid 12 months, but are they transferable in case a different family member...
Jun 17, 20, 5:12 pm
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Posted By aster

I noticed that even with the debit card. First it...

I noticed that even with the debit card. First it was 5% rebate on all contactless... then 3%... now it's up to 3%, but local contactless is actually 1%.

For a while I actually liked the quick 5%...
Jun 15, 20, 4:07 pm
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Posted By aster

Still one of the best cards out there for...

Still one of the best cards out there for internet purchases. I bet quite a lot of guys (including myself) have this card even though it's geared towards women. :)

Sure, it used to be more useful...
Jun 5, 20, 3:13 pm
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Posted By aster

Carrot, nice find there. How good is the card...

Carrot, nice find there. How good is the card though after the initial bonus? A keeper or straight in the desk drawer until cancellation time? :)
Jun 5, 20, 2:59 pm
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Posted By aster

Funny you mentioned BA because I had to wait...

Funny you mentioned BA because I had to wait absolutely ages for a refund from them. Maybe it was because I had an econ booking, because someone I know who was booked in biz got theirs waaaay...
Jun 5, 20, 2:56 pm
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Posted By aster

Good question. What is the scenario if many...

Good question.

What is the scenario if many months ago (pre-covid) someone burned some miles on an award flight for a date (like tomorrow) where the flight will obviously not take place, but the...
May 14, 20, 7:14 am
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Posted By aster

I cancelled two different bookings on the same...

I cancelled two different bookings on the same day, one for my immediate family and the other for my parents, for the same flight, and there is a huge difference in terms of processing times.

My...
Apr 14, 20, 2:15 am
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Posted By aster

This is all BA's fault, no doubt about it, done...

This is all BA's fault, no doubt about it, done on purpose to dissuade people from getting their refunds easily (call centre staff are unfortunately the collateral damage in all this, bravely trying...
Apr 10, 20, 3:17 am
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Posted By aster

Good thing you called early because right now...

Good thing you called early because right now they're not even queuing callers, after hitting 2 each time you get a message that they can't take your call right now.

I take it basically 99.9% of...
Feb 26, 20, 4:54 am
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Posted By aster

Has anyone had an issue when using the DBS...

Has anyone had an issue when using the DBS Altitude Card when paying for a Scoot flight? I recently bought a ticket for someone in Australia and even though I was billed in SGD, I now see a funny...
Feb 14, 20, 1:10 am
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Posted By aster

I had a similar situation at Luton with Wizzair...

I had a similar situation at Luton with Wizzair (as well as everyone else) cancelling all flights on Feb 9 due to Ciara.

Wizzair sent an email about the cancellation whilst I was in the airport...
Feb 5, 20, 4:35 pm
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Posted By aster

Recently I had a big dilemma with regards to...

Recently I had a big dilemma with regards to redeeming miles and multiple choices all had their pros and cons.

I needed a biz ticket to Europe and the options were:
a) fly with SQ (albeit not a...
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Posted By aster

LOT Award ticket booked with partner FFP - Seat Selection

Booked a biz award on a LO flight (SIN-WAW) using SQ miles but could only choose a seat preference: window or aisle.

Any way to be able to select a particular seat? Managing the booking via SQ or...
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Posted By aster

To get back to the original issue: who is in the...

To get back to the original issue: who is in the right if a someone books a particular seat and then gets "relocated' due to a plane switch?

Is passenger legally entitled to a refund for advance...
Feb 2, 20, 10:23 am
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Posted By aster

edit: wrong thread, sorry, pls delete this last...

edit: wrong thread, sorry, pls delete this last post
Feb 2, 20, 10:04 am
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Posted By aster

Nice. :) So you knew the flight was overbooked in...

Nice. :) So you knew the flight was overbooked in Y and took a gamble on being bumped due to status?

The only op-up I received was of my own making, family trip for 4 pax, got back after a loooong...
Jan 31, 20, 6:14 am
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Posted By aster

This is a tough cookie to crack. If I spend $100...

This is a tough cookie to crack. If I spend $100 and get 400 miles then at 2 cents/mile I've just received $8 bucks' worth of miles, so kind of like a 8% return (if you value miles at a cent a mile...
Jan 31, 20, 4:19 am
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Posted By aster

I just did some biz redemptions on LO metal...

I just did some biz redemptions on LO metal (non-stop, SIN-WAW) using my SQ miles and everything went through smoothly. Plus everything was done online, just as it would be with booking on SQ metal....
Jan 30, 20, 12:05 pm
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Posted By aster

I think the whole Fevo (or M1 prepaid Mastercard)...

I think the whole Fevo (or M1 prepaid Mastercard) scheme was the last good one for putting the DBS WWMC to good use with its 4x miles for online spend eventually being used for physical transactions....
Jan 28, 20, 10:42 am
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Posted By aster

LH? The last time I booked it was cake easy to...

LH? The last time I booked it was cake easy to get biz seats even on SQ using Miles & More points.
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Posted By aster

Received a reply from LOT in which they have only...

Received a reply from LOT in which they have only agreed to refund the seat reservations for the outbound flight.

Just to reiterate, for the return I booked seats in the last & second-to-last rows...
Jan 26, 20, 3:42 am
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Posted By aster

Back in the day I would hold a card for...

Back in the day I would hold a card for contactless payments (x4), online (x4) and regular spend (1.2-1.6 at the time). Those were better days though as the online card could also be used to top-up a...
Jan 25, 20, 6:56 am
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Posted By aster

It all depends on how far you're willing to...

It all depends on how far you're willing to complicate things when it comes to the number of cards in your wallet and remembering which one to use where.

To be honest I'm not much into maximising...
Jan 24, 20, 5:20 pm
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Posted By aster

Greetings in 2020 everyone. :) Where do we...

Greetings in 2020 everyone. :)

Where do we stand today with good deals for purchasing additional miles? Is the 10,000 miles bonus for paying a card's annual fee of S$192.60 considered decent value...
Jan 24, 20, 9:16 am
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Posted By aster

Seems like the points game has indeed turned...

Seems like the points game has indeed turned upside down. Back in the day the rule of thumb was that to find availability you need to plan ahead and book waaaay in advance. Now it seems the name of...
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